MLK Day of Service 2014

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Monday, January 20, 2014

Thank you to the over 4,000 volunteers who served all across Montgomery County
in honor of the Martin Luther King Day of Service.
Read the Executive Summary to find out how volunteers served over MLK Weekend.


Thank you to Montgomery Community Media for this great video!

Thank you to Fund for Montgomery and Chair Keith Haller for the great video!

Check out all the amazing pictures from around the County that took place over MLK Weekend.  
Send us your pictures to mcvolunteers@gmail.com


 
A special thank you to Marleen Van den Neste Photography

Bethesda North Marriott Conference Center

List of Projects & Volunteer Fair Participants

The Silver Spring Civic Building MLK Day Event was hosted by the Montgomery County (MD) Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

 



Seneca Creek Community Church
International Cultural Center

 

More Events from MLK Weekend

Did you miss the Musical Celebration at Strathmore?  Check out the full program here!

Bethesda North Marriott Conference Center - 1 pm - 3 pm

  • Joined Whole Foods Market in packing Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwich lunches for the homeless
  • Constructed blankets and scarves for Montgomery Hospice
  • Packed "Snow Day Boxes" with Meals on Wheels
  • Make toys and cards for children at the NIH Children's Inn
  • Crochet blanket square for Warm Up America
  • Pack Personal Care kits for the homeless
  • Write letters and cards and make paracord bracelets for Veterans and active Military members
  • and more!

Seneca Creek Community Church - 9 am -11 am

  • Assemble move in kits for men transitioning out of homelessness
  • Make cards for troops and seniors
  • Participate in a blood drive
  • Make dog toys for animal shelters
  • Knit hats for the homeless
  • and more!

Silver Spring Civic Center 

  • Write letter to our troops
  • Make pillows for seniors
  • Assemble care kits for domestic violence victims
  • Color Diaper Tip Sheets for DC Diaper Bank
  • and more!

International Cultural Center - 3 pm - 5 pm

  • Make sandwiches and pack healthy snacks for homeless
  • Join Women Who Care Ministries and Nourish Now in packing food
  • Create inspirational flags and cards
  • Pack toiletry for homeless
  • and more!

 

For questions about MLK Day email servicedays@montgomerycountymd.gov or call 240-777-2600

Click here to find out more about last year's event.